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Table 1 Sociodemographic characteristics of the respondents

From: The characterisation of sexual behaviour in Chinese male university students who have sex with other men: A cross-sectional study

  MSM (n = 68) Non-MSM (n = 1756)
  n %a n %a
University     
   A 42 61.8 981 55.9
   B 26 38.2 775 44.1
Age     
   ≤ 19 7 10.3 249 14.2
   > 19 58 85.3 1498 85.3
Year of study     
   I 10 14.7 399 22.7
   II 21 30.9 480 27.3
   III 28 41.2 617 35.1
   IV 9 13.2 260 14.8
Hometown area     
   Rural 17 25.0 417 23.7
   Town/city 51 75.0 1333 75.9
family's economic status     
   Rich 13 19.1 217 12.4
   Between 48 70.6 1418 80.8
   Poor 7 10.3 117 6.7
  1. a The percentage of respondents may not add up to 100% due to non-response for some items.